Hitting Reset

This week, our Claire has been thinking about making a fresh start… In my experience, when things no longer fit my purpose, it’s sometimes better to wipe the slate clean and start again than soldier on with something that just isn’t working. This...

WHAT’s On at WHISC – The Women’s Charity

WEEKLY GUIDE TO WHAT’S ON FREE AT WHISC – JANUARY 2021   We apologise that, due to the ongoing pandemic, we have had to reorganise our activities at WHISC and move most of them online. We promise this will be reviewed weekly and reassure you we are...

Self-Confident Is The New Me

Our Claire has been watching Orange Is The New Black… Although some time after it was aired, this week I finished watching the final series of Orange Is The New Black. In the penultimate episode, my favourite character was killed off which left me a bit...

COVID: Important UPDATE

WHISC are continuing to provide services for women. We have Zoom rooms, online services, support over the phone and the Centre remains open for appointments and for women in crisis. In our effort to keep everyone safe, in line with the new lockdown restrictions across...

Staying Home For Christmas

This Christmas, our Claire is staying in… Yesterday, the BBC reported that “Boris Johnson has urged people to keep Christmas celebrations “short” and “small” to reduce the risk of spreading Covid over the festive period.” So...

The Art of Art Appreciation

Our Claire has been making Christmas cards… It has got to that time of year again to be sending Christmas cards. This year, I’ve decided to make mine and people seem to appreciate the personal touch as well. However, some seem to have quite a negative view...

Running Up That Hill

Our Claire is facing a challenge… On Facebook the other day, someone in the running group I belong to posted a Twelve Days Of Christmas challenge. The challenge was to run twelve days consecutively, starting with one mile and then adding a mile to your distance...

Naughty But Nice

This week, our Claire is feeling naughty… A couple of days ago, a friend shared a memory on Facebook about the time she had a “naughty corner” in her studio. It was when we used to meet for choir practice and sometimes we would be laughing so much at...

Don’t Hit Out – Speak Out

This week our Claire talks about bullying… When I saw that it’s Anti-Bullying Week, it brought back memories of when I was at secondary school. For whatever reason, a bunch of girls I didn’t know took against me. I didn’t understand why or what...

Talking Books

Our Claire has been reading… Lately, I’ve been watching Between The Covers on the BBC. If you’ve not seen it, it’s basically a program where people sit around and chat about books. Even though the last books I read for pleasure were Harry...

WHISC are continuing to provide services for women.

We have Zoom rooms, online services and support over the phone. Please check our What’s On.

The Centre is currently closed as a temporary measure due to the latest Covid-19 restrictions. This will be reviewed on a weekly basis.

In our effort to keep everyone safe, in line with the new lockdown across England, we are following strict Covid-19 restrictions to keep everyone safe & because of this we are working a little differently.

Please check our website and other social media for up-to-date information or give us a call.

We are continuing to use two numbers as follows:
Centre number is 0151 707 1826 or 07708 381 568

WHISC services are staffed 10am – 3pm Monday through to Thursday.
Stay safe & see you soon. x